It was a cloudy Thursday morning here with the minimum temperature settling at 26 degrees Celsius, one notch above the season’s average, the Met office said.

"There would be partly cloudy sky in the day. Light rain or drizzle is likely to occur," said an official of the India Meteorological Department (IMD).

The maximum temperature is likely to hover around 35 degrees Celsius, the official said.

According to the weather office, the humidity at 8.30 am was 83 per cent.

The maximum temperature on Wednesday settled at 37.4 degrees Celsius, three notches above the season’s average while the minimum temperature was recorded at 27 degree Celsius, two notches above the season’s average.